Monthly Archive: June 2014
Absolutely charming music in terrific performance.
June 16, 2014/ SACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews/
The Argentine Martha Argerich in youthful recital, 1957 and 1960, in works both colorful and virtuosic.
An historical recording—Ben Haim’s last work before he left Germany, the one he felt was his greatest.
A spectacular and enjoyable animated feature for both kids and adults.
Respighi well-played and well-recorded.
Pristine issues the fourth installment of the 1927 Beethoven Centennial series, with Felix Weingartner.
Formal Definition for Hi-Res Audio; Amazon Adds Ad-Free Music Streaming; Steinway & Sons’ First Orchestral Release
Asia’s music entices and inspires, while posing questions worth pondering.
Two of my personal favorite same-instrument groups on two discs.
Though recorded some twelve years apart, Paul Lewis remains consistent in his nobly introspective vision of the late Schubert sonatas.